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Future of Salesforce

Salesforce.com, Inc. is a US-based cloud computing corporation. The company capitalizes on the commercial benefits of social networking
but its major revenue comes from a CRM (customer relationship management) product. Salesforce is a leading and highly valued US cloud
computing company. The company headquarters are located in San Francisco, California.

Home Country: 
United States
Industry: 
Computer Software
Industry vulnerability to disruption: 

<p>Belonging to the business services sector means this company will be affected directly and indirectly by a number of disruptive opportunities and challenges over the coming decades. While described in detail within Quantumrun’s special reports, these disruptive trends can be summarized along the following broad points:</p>

<p>*The shrinking cost and increasing computational capacity of artificial intelligence systems will lead to its greater use across a number of applications within the business services world. All regimented or codified tasks and professions will see greater automation, leading to dramatically reduced operating costs and sizeable layoffs of white and blue-collar employees.<br />
*Blockchain technology will be co-opted and integrated into the operations of a range of business services providers, significantly reducing transaction costs and automating complex contract agreements.</p>

Total patents held: 
5
Ranking List: 
450
Ranking List: 
2017 Quantumrun Global 1000
295
Ranking List: 
2017 Quantumrun US 500
49
Ranking List: 
2017 Quantumrun Silicon Valley 100
Market Revenue Country: 
Market country 
United States
Revenue from country 
0.74
Prod/Serv name revenue: 
Prod/Serv name: 
Subscription and support
Prod/Serv revenue: 
6205599000
Prod/Serv name: 
Professional services and other
Prod/Serv revenue: 
461216000
Founded: 
1999
Global brand rank: 
312
Company Name: 
Salesforce
Sector: 
Revenue: 
6667216000
3y average revenue: 
5370601667
Operating expenses: 
4897745000
3y average expenses: 
4172114333
Company profile data note: 
All company data collected from its 2016 annual report and other public sources. The accuracy of this data and the conclusions derived from them depend on this publicly accessible data. If a data point listed above is discovered to be inaccurate, Quantumrun will make the necessary corrections to this live page.
Global employee count: 
26213
Number of domestic locations: 
15
Funds in reserve: 
1158363000
Investment into R&D: 
946300000
create term: 
#450 | 2017 Quantumrun Global 1000
#295 | 2017 Quantumrun US 500
#49 | 2017 Quantumrun Silicon Valley 100

Salesforce.com, Inc. is a US-based cloud computing corporation. The company capitalizes on the commercial benefits of social networking
but its major revenue comes from a CRM (customer relationship management) product. Salesforce is a leading and highly valued US cloud
computing company. The company headquarters are located in San Francisco, California.

Home country:
United States
Sector:
Technology
Industry:
Computer Software
Website:
Founded:
1999
Global employee count:
26,213

Financial Health

Revenue
$6,667,216,000 USD
3y average revenue
$5,370,601,667 USD
Operating expenses
$4,897,745,000 USD
3y average expenses
$4,172,114,333 USD
Funds in reserve
$1,158,363,000 USD
#1 Market country
United States
% of revenue from country #1
0.74%

Asset Performance

#1 Product/Service/Dept. name
Subscription and support
#1 Product/Service revenue
$6,205,599,000 USD
#2 Product/Service/Dept. name
Professional services and other
#2 Product/Service revenue
$461,216,000 USD

Innovation assets and Pipeline

Global brand rank
312
Investment into R&D
$946,300,000 USD
Total patents held
5
All company data collected from its 2016 annual report and other public sources. The accuracy of this data and the conclusions derived from them depend on this publicly accessible data. If a data point listed above is discovered to be inaccurate, Quantumrun will make the necessary corrections to this live page.

Disruption Vulnerability

Belonging to the business services sector means this company will be affected directly and indirectly by a number of disruptive opportunities and challenges over the coming decades. While described in detail within Quantumrun’s special reports, these disruptive trends can be summarized along the following broad points:

*The shrinking cost and increasing computational capacity of artificial intelligence systems will lead to its greater use across a number of applications within the business services world. All regimented or codified tasks and professions will see greater automation, leading to dramatically reduced operating costs and sizeable layoffs of white and blue-collar employees.

*Blockchain technology will be co-opted and integrated into the operations of a range of business services providers, significantly reducing transaction costs and automating complex contract agreements.